Preparation and characterization of nano-hydroxyapatite within chitosan matrix.

Abstract

Nano-composites that show some features of natural bone both in composition and in microstructure have been prepared by in situ precipitation method. Apatite phase has been prepared from cost-effective precursors (calcite and urea phosphate) within chitosan (CS) matrix dissolved in aqueous acetic acid solution. The compositional and morphological properties… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2013.07.008

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